Photo by Gabriel Bianchini

Photo by Gabriel Bianchini

A prominent name in the advertising industry, Cassiano’s unique directing style of combining realism and fantasy has earned him a shortlist by Channel 4 Talent-Awards as one of five directors to watch in Britain in 2007.

A writer-director that uses strong visuals to tell emotional storytelling, Cassiano’s first piece of drama for FOX Brazil, Contos Do Edgar, an adaptation of Edgar Allan Poe’s tales, was among the most watched in Brazil in 2013.

His work has been awarded at the D&AD Awards, The London International Awards, the Reanimacja Film Festival in Poland, at the BBC Radio 6.